The Yosemite is a lead and silver mine located in Salt Lake county, Utah at an elevation of 6,850 feet.
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Elevation: 6,850 Feet (2,088 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Lead, Silver
Lat, Long: 40.515, -112.13000
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Yosemite MRDS details
County: Salt Lake
District: Bingham District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
Form: ELONGATED, LENTICULAR SHOOTS, PIPES
Description: Country Rx Dips 32 - 45 Nw
Analytical Data: AVERAGE ASSAY: 50 % PB, 14 OZ AG, 0.07 OZ AU
Comment (Location): MINE IS UNDER DUMPS
Comment (Production): 30,000 TONS PRODUCED TO 1900 .
Comment (Workings): AN 800 FT INCLINE WITH DRIFTS, AND A 1,000 FT TUNNEL.
Comment (Deposit): UNDERGROUND
Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF. PAPER 38. P. 321
Reference (Deposit): USGS MIN. RES. 1916-1923.
Reference (Deposit): USBM MIN. RES. 1925.
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 02-18-1965